SAVE THE DATE! Join us in Detroit for the
2024 Collaborative Journalism Summit.

COLLABORATION

HOTEL RECOMMENDATIONS

Wayne State University recommends the following hotels located in downtown Detroit. All are within a 10-15 minute drive to campus.

  • The Godfrey Detroit by Hilton is located in the historic neighborhood of Corktown at 1401 Michigan Avenue. The neighborhood is a lively area filled with restaurants, boutique shops, bars, and breweries. About a mile from the waterfront and the heart of downtown Detroit. Relax at our rooftop lounge with views of the city skyline or enjoy a meal at Hamilton, the onsite restaurant. Rates begin at $163 per night excluding taxes and fees.
  • The Antheneum Suites hotel is located in the heart of downtown Detroit at 1000 Brush Street. Each well-appointed suite features traditional décor with Modern Greek flair, fantastic city views, and our signature oversized marble bathrooms with deep soaking tubs or whirlpools. Rates begin at $214 per night excluding taxes and fees.
  • Hotel Indigo Downtown Detroit is located in the heart of downtown Detroit at 1020 Washington Boulevard providing easy access to explore the heart of Motor City, with attractions like Ford Field and the Detroit Institute of the Arts just moments away. Take in the stunning skyline views at the Detroit Riverfront. Rates begin at $285 per night excluding taxes and fees.
  • You may also find competitive rates at Hollywood Casino at GreektownMGM Grand Detroit, and Motor City Casino Hotel

TRAVEL RECOMMENDATIONS

Local travel information:

  • Most of the conference will take place at the McGregor Memorial Conference Center.
  • Garage parking will be available in parking structure #1 located at the intersection of Cass Avenue and W Palmer Avenue.
  • Uber and rideshare dropoff at Cass Avenue and Gilmour Mall.
  • Follow event signage to McGregor Memorial Conference Center.

Q Line service from downtown hotels:

  • Northbound to Ferry Street stop. Cross Woodward Street to enter campus.
  • Turn right on Cass Avenue then left at Gilmour Mall.
  • Follow event signage to McGregor Memorial Conference Center.